Whitehall is ‘center of the world’ for some airplane engine components

WHITEHALL, MI — If you’ve ever traveled by air, you depended on products made in Whitehall.

Arconic “creates breakthrough products that shape industries” around the world, and the nine plants in Whitehall Township are a big part of that, said Mike Pepper, former chair of of Arconic Power and Propulsion, and current special advisor to Arconic for advanced technologies, in a presentation at Muskegon Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce Business for Breakfast on Friday, March 31.

Arconic, formed on Nov. 1, 2016, is a Fortune 500 company that had $12.4 billion in revenue during 2016, and has 41,500 employees at 157 locations in 25 countries, according to the presentation.

 

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